We are very pleased to announce that Eleanor White, President/CEO of Housing Partners, Inc. has returned home to Boston in late 2013 after 4 years in Oslo, working full-time at Housing Partners during that period and assisting her husband, Barry White, as he represented the United States as the US Ambassador to Norway. Following a wonderful 4 years in Oslo and thoroughly enjoying the diplomatic life, Eleanor is happy to be home!
We are also pleased to announce that Eleanor is a member of the founding Board of the School of Social Science, Urban Affairs, and Public Policy at Northeastern University at the invitation of founding Dean, Barry Bluestone and Northeastern President Joseph Aoun.
Eleanor continues to serve as a Co-Chair of the Commonwealth Housing Task Force and is looking for ways that CHTF can partner with colleagues and organizations in the fields of housing and community development. We welcome suggestions!
Housing Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce that, as the result of a competitive process, it was selected by the MA Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) as a pre-approved consultant for the Gateways Plus program. With this designation, communities implementing Gateways Plus programs can select HPI as their planning consultant without the need for a full-blown RFP process.
Charles Eisenberg in 2013 joined a committee assisting MassHousing in developing strategies for assuring continued affordability in 13A projects as they move toward the end of their mortgage terms.